Grassroots Democracy | Ecological Wisdom | Social Justice| Nonviolence

39 Messages

Green Party of New York · [email protected]
October 13, 2021 at 11:00 AM

Calling All Greens: Participate in Revising GPNY Platform

NationBuilder Dear Friend -- Dear Greens! The Green Party of New York is continuing its review of our state party platform and we want your input! We are inviting all registered Greens in New York State, and GPNY Supporting Members not legally eligible to register to vote, to…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
September 1, 2021 at 10:25 PM

help save democracy in NY

NationBuilder Friend -- You’ve seen the headlines: The Republicans are stripping away voters’ rights, state by state. The Democrats lack the political will to change the filibuster rule in order to pass legislation to protect voters’ rights. Right here in our state, now-disgr…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
July 23, 2021 at 3:00 PM

Join the March for Medicare for All!

NationBuilder Friend -- This Saturday, July 24th, Greens from around the state will be joining the March for Medicare for All. They will be marching with thousands of others and dozens of groups to say that health care is a human right! Democrats have a supermajority in the N…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
June 27, 2021 at 3:27 PM

Calling All Greens: Participate in Revising GPNY Platform

NationBuilder Dear Friend -- The Green Party of New York is continuing its review of our state party platform and we want your input! We are inviting all registered Greens in New York State, and GPNY Supporting Members not legally eligible to register to vote, to contribute p…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
May 26, 2021 at 5:31 PM

We Need Your Help!

NationBuilder Friend -- We need your help! Due to repressive legislation passed last year, the Green Party of New York will need to collect 45,000 signatures next year, to place our candidates for Governor, Lt. Governor, Attorney General and Comptroller on the ballot.  This i…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 28, 2021 at 3:47 AM

[Tomorrow] Online Teach-In: How We'll Win Ranked Choice Voting in New York

NationBuilder Friend -- Tomorrow,?Wednesday, April 28 at 7pm we invite you to a?special GPNY online teach-in with our guests from Ranked Choice NY!?Zoom attendance is limited, so sign up now and spread the word! Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) is a voting system that allows voters…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 22, 2021 at 12:07 PM

[Events Update] Earth Day to May Day!

NationBuilder Friend -- Happy Earth Day! There are SO many ways to show your love for the planet in this special time we like to call Earth Day to May Day! We are excited to invite you to participate in The Post Capitalism Conference: Building a Solidarity Economy that kicks …
Darin Robbins, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 12, 2021 at 12:35 AM

Are you thinking about running for local office?

NationBuilder Friend -- Do you want to run for local office? Are you sick and tired of your elected officials running unopposed, not listening to you about what your community needs or how your taxes are spent? Do you want to represent your community in decisions that impact …
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
February 25, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Time for a “Stonk” Transfer Tax?

NationBuilder Friend -- The recent showdown between Wall Street hedge funds and everyday people, using apps such as RobinHood to buy shares of GameStop, reveals a great deal about our financial system. Big money on Wall Street has manipulated the market for decades, creating…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
February 17, 2021 at 11:50 AM

Calling All Greens: Participate in Revising GPNY Platform

NationBuilder Dear Friend -- The Green Party of New York welcomes your input! GPNY is undertaking a review of our state platform. All Greens are invited to participate in this process. You can find the text of the present platform here: www.gpny.org/our_platform. We are invit…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
January 12, 2021 at 9:02 PM

join tonight's live 7:30pm webinar: How Local Candidates Can Fight For A Solidarity Economy To Beat Pandemic Austerity

NationBuilder Hello Friend, We just wanted to remind you about tonight's POWERFUL webinar on how this year's local candidates can fight for a Solidarity Economy that will help communities weather the economic shockwaves of COVID-19. You can watch live on Facebook (no Facebook…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
January 11, 2021 at 3:15 AM

LIVE Webinar Tues 01/12 7:30pm ET: How Local Candidates Can Fight For A Solidarity Economy To Beat Pandemic Austerity

NationBuilder LIVE Webinar Tuesday, January 12 7:30pm ET: How Local Candidates Can Fight For A Solidarity Economy To Beat Pandemic Austerity: With Emily Kawano and David Cobb of the US Solidarity Economy Network The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated growing inequality, gover…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
January 8, 2021 at 3:33 PM

Urgent: Boards of Elections are trying to scam Greens — know your rights

NationBuilder Dear Friend -- Your right to vote your values is under attack - by the New York State Board of Elections! We appreciate all of you who helped us spread the word last year about the attack on our ballot status by Gov. Cuomo and the Legislature. We celebrated afte…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
November 4, 2020 at 10:10 PM

Get Mad!

NationBuilder Friend -- We’re furious. Livid. Seething.  The Democrats spent the last four years demonizing the Green Party. They blamed us for their failures.  They told lies about Jill Stein acting like a Russian tool. We saw how they undemocratically kicked us off the ball…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
November 3, 2020 at 2:10 PM

Vote Green! Help Save The Green Party and Democracy!

NationBuilder Friend -- It’s Election Day! Vote Green. Vote to save the Green Party - and Democracy - in New York. We need 200,000 votes for Howie Hawkins - the original Green New Dealer - and Angela Walker in order to remain a ballot-status party in New York. Your vote means…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
October 28, 2020 at 2:24 PM

Tonight at 9PM - Special Save the Green Party Facebook Livestream!

NationBuilder Friend -- We’d like to invite you to join us tonight for a special Facebook live stream on the election and why it’s so important to vote Green, especially here in New York. Party co-chairs Gloria Mattera and Peter LaVenia will be talking about that and how you …
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
October 20, 2020 at 2:46 AM

Pledge to #VoteGreen for Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker

NationBuilder Friend -- Got a second?  We’re reaching out because we need your help to save the Green Party here in New York.  Election Day is two weeks away. We’re asking Greens and Green allies to sign a pledge to vote for Howie Hawkins and Angela Walker.  Why? Gov. Cuomo a…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
October 14, 2020 at 5:40 PM

Three Weeks to Save the Green Party!

NationBuilder Friend -- I’m not going to sugar-coat it. We have less than three weeks to save the Green Party in New York State. Gov. Cuomo and the Democrats changed the law this year so that if we don’t get at least 150,000 votes, the Green Party will disappear from the ball…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
September 30, 2020 at 7:37 PM

No Debate — Howie won!

NationBuilder Friend -- Last night’s “debate” was a travesty. It exposed how rotten American politics is: a lying, blustering Donald Trump next to a doddering Joe Biden. While Trump raised the bogeyman of socialism, Biden ran away from Improved/Expanded Medicare-For-All, away…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
August 20, 2020 at 10:50 PM

Support Our Green Candidates in 2020!

NationBuilder Friend -- In 2020, Green candidates for President/Vice President, Congress, the state legislature, and local offices in New York are standing up with one voice for systemic change that puts everyday people and planet over entrenched power and profits.  From the …
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
August 14, 2020 at 11:57 PM

Phonebank to Help the Hawkins Walker Campaign with Ballot Access!

NationBuilder Friend -- Are you looking to get involved with the powerhouse Presidential Hawkins/Walker campaign? Wondering how you can join the only eco-socialist ticket and build the Green Party? You’re in luck! Please join us this coming Friday, August 21st at 7:30 PM for …
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
May 30, 2020 at 11:30 AM

Statement on the Murder of George Floyd and Solidarity Protests Around New York State

NationBuilder Friend -- The Green Party of New York is outraged by the murder of George Floyd by former officer Derek Chauvin while fellow officers menacingly kept distressed and concerned by-standers at bay.  The evidence is unequivocal that Chauvin and the other former off…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
May 15, 2020 at 6:13 PM

It's not too late! RSVP for tomorrow's online convention

NationBuilder Dear Green Party members, RSVP by 5pm today to attend tomorrow's GPNY Online Nominating Convention! Find out who won the presidential preference vote, vote on who will represent GPNY as delegates to the Green Party's national convention on July 11 and even nomin…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
May 13, 2020 at 11:30 AM

Announcing guest speakers for Saturday's online convention! RSVP today

NationBuilder Dear Green Party members, We are thrilled to announce guest speakers?Margaret Kimberley (commentator at Common Dreams and Black Agenda Report, author of?Prejudential) and?Alexandria Villase?or (climate activist, Fridays For Future NYC and Earth Uprising) for thi…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
May 7, 2020 at 12:06 PM

✅ Reminder: Send in Your Absentee Ballot - Postmarked by May 9th!

NationBuilder Dear Green Party members, GPNY held its candidate forum on April 29th, Howie Hawkins, Dario Hunter and David Rolde were invited.?Howie and Dario attended. You can watch the entire conversation here! These three candidates appear on GPNY's absentee ballot for pre…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 29, 2020 at 9:09 PM

Reminder about tonight's 8pm Online Presidential Candidates Forum

NationBuilder Dear Friend, We hope you'll join us at 8pm this evening (Weds, 4/29) for the GPNY Online Presidential Candidates Forum! Here are the streaming links you can use to watch: Watch on Facebook Watch on YouTube Recordings of the forum will be available at those lin…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 26, 2020 at 7:29 PM

Join GPNY for April 29th Presidential Candidates Forum; Send in Your Absentee Ballot

NationBuilder Dear Green Party members, We hope everyone is doing well and staying safe during the pandemic. GPNY invites you to join our April 29th online Virtual Candidates Forum for Green Party presidential candidates! You'll be able to watch live on Facebook and YouTube. …
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
April 19, 2020 at 4:16 PM

Attn Greens! Vote for President. Join us for Candidate Livestream and May 16 State Convention

NationBuilder Dear Green Party members, We hope you are keeping well and safe during the COVID-19 pandemic although we know our state has been severely impacted by this public health crisis. The Green Party of New York has taken this into consideration so the 2020 presidentia…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
March 31, 2020 at 6:25 PM

BREAKING: Cuomo trying to kill third parties. Again. This time using COVID-19 as cover.

NationBuilder BREAKING NEWS: A source tells us Andrew Cuomo has SUCCEEDED in inserting the same language into the 2020 New York State Budget to kill the Green Party that was struck down by a judge in March. Governor Cuomo and the leaders of the State Legislature are attemptin…
Green Party of New York · [email protected]
March 25, 2020 at 2:23 PM

Tonight, 3/25, 8PM: Join Us On a Call to Discuss the COVID-19 Crisis & What Greens Can Do To Help

NationBuilder Please join the Green Party of New York tonight, 3/25, at 8PM, as we discuss how Greens should respond to the COVID-19 crisis. We'll talk about what can be done at the local and the state level, and we'd like to hear what's going on in your area, and how the par…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
March 18, 2020 at 10:46 PM

GPNY Statement on the COVID-19 Pandemic and NY State Budget

NationBuilder GPNY Statement on the COVID-19 Pandemic and NY State Budget The world faces an unprecedented crisis in the form of the coronavirus pandemic. New York has become the epicenter of the outbreak in the United States, and the actions taken here will have an outsized …
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
March 10, 2020 at 7:14 PM

Green Action Tuesday: No Rollbacks! Protect Bail Reform!

NationBuilder   CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS FIGHT BACK AGAINST THE SENATE’S REGRESSIVE BAIL PROPOSAL Please call & write your state legislators and urge them to oppose any rollbacks or regressive changes to bail reform. Find your Senator and Assembly Member at openstates.org. P…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
January 20, 2020 at 9:05 PM

Be Green - Run Green 2020! Learn how this Saturday 1/25

NationBuilder The Climate Crisis. Single-Payer Healthcare. Marijuana Legalization. Ecosocialism. As a party we organize for building a world where people and the planet matter. You’ve helped us: by voting Green, donating to our campaigns, and supporting us as a Green enrollee…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
January 8, 2020 at 9:22 PM

The Real State of the State? Cuomo fiddling while the planet burns.

NationBuilder Share our State of the State letter online The Governor of the State of New York has yet again completely ignored the planetary climate emergency at a time when strong leadership is desperately needed. Not one of his 30+ proposals directly addressed the climate …
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
December 10, 2019 at 8:39 PM

A done deal...or is it?

NationBuilder The Green Party has endured with its own ballot line, running its own candidates, for almost 10 years straight. Since they can't knock us out at the ballot box, they're trying to rig the rules of the game. The Public Campaign Finance Commission's edict to raise …
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
November 25, 2019 at 3:56 PM

You can stop Cuomo's attempt to destroy the Green Party

NationBuilder THIS IS IT. The Green Party has endured with its own ballot line, running its own candidates, for almost 10 years straight. Since they can't knock us out at the ballot box, they're trying to rig the rules of the game. The Public Campaign Finance Commission's dec…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
October 29, 2019 at 10:55 PM

We learned today that Gov. Cuomo wants to kill the Green Party

NationBuilder “The chairman of the New York State Democratic Party is pushing a proposal that would essentially neuter almost all third parties, crippling one of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s biggest political nemeses but also potentially helping conservatives.” The Green Party is t…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
August 27, 2019 at 11:35 PM

August Dispatch: Strikes for Climate and Peace, Grading Marijuana Legislation, 9/14 State Committee Meeting

NationBuilder In This Newsletter: You can use these links to navigate to each section of this email in your browser or email client. 9/20 Climate Strikes and 9/22 People's Mobilization to Stop the U.S. War Machine We Grade The Marijuana Decriminalization Bill 9/14 GPNY State…
Gloria and Peter, Green Party of New York · [email protected]
August 2, 2019 at 6:57 PM

Grading The Legislature: Progress For NY Farm Workers and Immigrants

NationBuilder Happy August! We have the third post in our series breaking down what Democrats in Albany achieved (or failed to achieve) in the legislative session, having gained control of both houses and the governor's mansion. We've been pretty blunt about the half-measure…